São Paulo, Brazil / October 5-8
Hotel Tivoli

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Session 1:
Curated by Nora Morales • Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Cuajimalpa

Postal Poetry: The Significance of Stamps
Alexandra Mack • Pitney Bowes

Marketing the Anthropology of Ice Hockey
Emilie Hitch • Thinkers & Makers

Myths and Facts about the Sharing Economy Promise in Emergent Countries
Nora Morales • Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Cuajimalpa, & Dora Rodríguez

Digital Love Anomalies: Putting Function before Form
Derek Kopen • SapientNitro & Julie Capron • Manifest Digital

Eat Your Heart Out!
Renu Zunjarwad • Arizona State University


Session 2:
Curated by Molly Stevens • SocialCode Inc

The Other Sides of a River
H.D. Mabuse & Haldée Lima • CESAR

The Sportcaster Voice as the Main Emotional Link between Fans and the Experience
Mauricio Guadarrama Bazante • Insitum

“Right in the Middle”: An Experience of Women Reconciliation within the D.I.Y Movement
Andrea Morales Moreno • Metropolitan Autonomous University

Empathy without a Face: Is Ethnography Effective in the Absence of Participant Photographs?
Elizabeth Baylor & Marina Kobayashi • Google


Session 3
Curated by Fabiano Braga • Insitum

Mardi Gras: A Gift Economy
Hal Phillips & Meg Kinney • Bad Babysitter

DataTaxi: Applied Ethnography for Connecting the Feeling of the Streets and Communication Messages
Sergio Silva • nova/sb

The Incas and Mayans Did It, Now We Do It
Joanie Jochamowitz-Endersby • INSITUM

Cyberurbans and Intermediaries: New Individuals in Focus
Luciana Terceiro • UOL

An Ethnographer Goes to Career Day
Carrie Yury • Beyond Curious